References for Rocktober 1 to 15 2010 Puscast

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West Nile fever characteristics among viremic persons identified through blood donor screening.

Zou S, Foster GA, Dodd RY, Petersen LR, Stramer SL.

J Infect Dis. 2010 Nov 1;202(9):1354-61.PMID: 20874087 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Predictors of pain intensity and persistence in a prospective Italian cohort of patients with herpes zoster: relevance of smoking, trauma and antiviral therapy
BMC Medicine 2010, 8:58 doi:10.1186/1741-7015-8-58

A randomized clinical trial comparing revaccination with pneumococcal conjugate vaccine to polysaccharide vaccine among HIV-infected adults.

Crum-Cianflone NF, Huppler Hullsiek K, Roediger M, Ganesan A, Patel S, Landrum ML, Weintrob A, Agan BK, Medina S, Rahkola J, Hale BR, Janoff EN; Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program HIV Working Group.

J Infect Dis. 2010 Oct 1;202(7):1114-25.PMID: 20795819 [

Treatment of syphilis in HIV-infected subjects: a systematic review of the literature.

Blank LJ, Rompalo AM, Erbelding EJ, Zenilman JM, Ghanem KG.

Sex Transm Infect. 2010 Oct 5. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 20924048

Eick A, et al "Maternal influenza vaccination and effect on influenza virus infection in young infants" Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2010; DOI:10.1001/archpediatrics.2010.192.


Experts: New H1N1 Swine Flu Pandemic Unlikely

Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Oct 1;51(7):761-7. Association between single-nucleotide polymorphisms in Mal/TIRAP and interleukin-10 genes and susceptibility to invasive haemophilus influenzae serotype b infection in immunized children.

PMID: 20804371


Clinical significance of Staphylococcus lugdunensis isolated from routine cultures.

Kleiner E, Monk AB, Archer GL, Forbes BA.

Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Oct 1;51(7):801-3.PMID: 20726772


Single Antibiotic May Suffice for Staphylococcal Infections in bone implants

Diagnosis of catheter-related bloodstream infection in a total parenteral nutrition population: inclusion of sepsis defervescence after removal of culture-positive central venous catheter.

Walshe CM, Boner KS, Bourke J, Hone R, Phelan D.

J Hosp Infect. 2010 Oct;76(2):119-23. Epub 2010 Jun 16.PMID: 20554348